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Bangladesh Bank (BB) has so far received 73 project proposals involving $435 million from export-oriented companies to facilitate long-term

Atiur sees huge potentials in Canada-BD trade

The trade volume between Bangladesh and Canada has reached $2 billion by 2016 which is poised to grow to

Combined initiatives for small, cottage industries

National Productivity Organization (NPO) under the Ministry of Industries and the National Assocuiation of Small and Cottage Industries of

Mastercard partners with Dhaka Bank

Mastercard and Dhaka Bank Limited have entered a partnership in an endeavor to offer customers maximum utility from card

Stocks see uptrend

Stocks saw upward trend on Tuesday as major indices of both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges were found finishing

'Small traders need to know new VAT law'

Country's small traders and local businessmen need to know the government's position on the revised VAT law which will

ADB's annual operations exceed $30 billion mark

The Asian Development Bank's (ADB) annual operations exceeded the $30 billion mark for the first time in its 50-year

Coca-Cola, WaterAid to launch sanitation facilities in schools

Coca-Cola Bangladesh jointly with WaterAid Bangladesh yesterday announced the launch of a project to build climate resilient sanitation facilities

Battery producers seek duty hike on foreign item

Local battery manufacturers have urged the government to protect the local industries by imposing increased duty on its import

Agri credit recovery in haor areas postponed

Bangladesh Bank (BB) yesterday postponed agriculture credit recovery from haor areas across the country due to huge damages in

Australian trade delegation visits Dhaka

A   Trade delegation  led   by  Nickolas Varvaris, mayor  of  Kograh City of New South Wales and  CEO of CWI 

PayPal to start operation in BD soon

PayPal, a global online payment system, is likely to start its operations in Bangladesh soon, paving the way for

'New VAT law more time-befitting'

National Board of Revenue (NBR) has taken necessary preparation for conscious enforcement of new VAT law so that the

New Chairperson, Secretary for SWIFT BD

SWIFT Member and User Group of Bangladesh were elected new Chairperson and General Secretary. President and Managing Director of

BB postpones agriculture credit recovery in haor areas

Bangladesh Bank (BB) today postponed agriculture credit recovery from haor areas across the country due to huge damages in the

PayPal service in Bangladesh soon

PayPal, a global online payment system, is likely to start its operations in Bangladesh soon, paving the way for hassle-free

Grameenphone's profit up 17.86% in first quarter

Country's leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone reported revenue of BDT 30.6 billion for the first quarter of 2017, an

Biman bags TK 1.3cr sale in tourism fair

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has bagged a Taka 1.30 crore sale of tickets at the three-day international travel and tourism

Govt waives Tk 100cr interest on agri loans

State Minister for LGRD and Cooperatives Mashiur Rahman Ranga today said the government, through the Bangladesh Samabaya Bank, has

'45 percent of total workforce in agriculture sector'

Industries Ministry Senior Secretary M Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan on Sunday said about 45 percent of country's total workforce is

BASIS to join UNCTAD's E-Commerce Week

Bangladesh is going to participate at the The third edition of UNCTAD's E-Commerce Week to be held in Geneva

Stocks open week in red

Both the stocks of the country, the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) -- started the

Russia to assist BD to form BNQTC: Amu

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Saturday said Russia will assist Bangladesh to form the National Quality and Technical

GP’s net profit rose 17.86pc in first quarter

DSE, CSE down at opening

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed downward

NBR's mobile app to collect VAT from businesses

National Board of Revenue (NBR) has been thinking to launch a mobile app in line with the proposal of